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2014-12-11 04:21:32

BERLIN, December 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- 250 of the world's leading specialists met in Berlin last weekend Time and again, the topic of sudden cardiac death

Rare Balloon-shaped Animal Fossil Sheds Light On Earth's Ancient Seas
2014-12-10 03:43:50

A rare 520 million year old fossil shaped like a 'squashed bird's nest' that will help to shed new light on life within Earth's ancient seas has been discovered in China by an international research team - and will honor the memory of a University of Leicester scientist who passed away earlier this year.

2014-12-05 08:20:58

WASHINGTON, Dec. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Laurence H. Tribe, professor of constitutional law at Harvard Law School and the Carl M.

2014-12-04 12:31:13

Nine Faculty Research Projects from Seven Universities to Study the Impact and Effectiveness of Online Learning DALLAS, Dec.

2014-12-04 08:35:38

BANGALORE, India, December 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Infosys, a global leader in consulting, technology, outsourcing and next-generation solutions, today announced the appointment

Stephen Hawking
2014-12-02 12:22:11

Typically, a person’s voice only changes during puberty, but for one of the world’s preeminent scientists, the change is coming at a much later point in his life and for a vastly different reason.

2014-12-01 08:29:56

CARDIFF, Wales, December 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Arthurian Life Sciences, the specialist fund management company led by Professor Sir Chris Evans, announced today it has

How Do The Organisms Below-ground Impact Us?
2014-12-01 03:45:20

A new study has pulled together research into the most diverse place on earth to demonstrate how the organisms below-ground could hold the key to understanding how the worlds ecosystems function and how they are responding to climate change.


Word of the Day
postliminy
  • In Roman antiquity, the return of a person who had been banished, or taken prisoner by an enemy, to his old condition and former privileges.
  • In international law, that right by virtue of which persons and things taken by an enemy in war are restored to their former status when coming again under the power of the nation to which they belonged.
The word 'postliminy' comes from a Latin word meaning 'threshold'.